Wisbech’s junior rugby stars toast tournament success with England scrum-half Ben Youngs

YOUNG stars from Wisbech Rugby Club toasted a memorable season with England international Ben Youngs on Sunday.

The Leicester Tigers scrum-half, and his brother Tom, presented trophies to the under-7s and under-9s after impressive performances at Holt Festival.

The under-9s fielded two teams and returned with the runners-up trophy after contesting a fierce final with Ashby.

George Howat, Ewan Samways, Ben Wilcox, Harry Holmes, Sam Howat, Jack Fowler and Will Holt led the try-scoring charts.

The under-7s produced a battling display to finish third, with Michal Glowacki scoring eight tries. Arthur Wilcox, Seth Williams, Finlay Paul and Thomas Mann also crashed over as the youngsters added another trophy to their collection.


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